Performance Opportunity Call-Out

Tura New Music is calling out to creative participants to join Speak Percussion in a special project for the 2017 Totally Huge New Music Festival.

Speak Percussion and guests will unite in the 13th Totally Huge New Music Festival to perform the WA premiere of A wave and waves by American composer Michael Pisaro, a massive 74-minute work for 100 performers on 100 instruments.

In this rare opportunity, join with one of Australia’s most dynamic and risk taking arts organisations in an extraordinary new music project. Michael Pisaro is a world-renowned composer who was instrumental in the formation of the Wandelweiser Group. A wave and waves is a project that redefines the way contemporary chamber music is presented.

  • Participate in the WA premiere of a major work by Michael Pisaro (USA)
  • Perform in the 13th Totally Huge New Music Festival alongside Speak Percussion and peers from across Australia
  • Signing up is easy, free and comes with a range of benefits

The performances will take place on 29 October 2017 at the Midland Railway Workshops, with rehearsals in the lead up at UWA.

Participants must be aged 15 years or over. No percussion experience is required – this call is open to all interested people.

More detailed information and the application form can be found here.

All applications must be submitted via email to by 15 September.